Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Manager
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 235 224
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 42 44 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.57% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.58% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 98
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £48,650 £41,500 £45,125
90th Percentile £68,250 £74,250 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.86% -3.33% +26.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6547 7529 9094
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5520 6499 7352
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,275 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Software Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Software Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Manager in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +31 33 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Halifax +26 2 £45,000 +2.86%
Bradford -4 2 £57,500 - 1
Software Manager
Yorkshire

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) .NET
3 17 (40.48%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 13 (30.95%) SDLC
5 12 (28.57%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) Java
7 8 (19.05%) PHP
7 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 8 (19.05%) Web Development
8 7 (16.67%) DevOps
8 7 (16.67%) React
9 6 (14.29%) IT Strategy
9 6 (14.29%) Release Management
9 6 (14.29%) Finance
9 6 (14.29%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
10 5 (11.90%) Oracle
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
10 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
10 5 (11.90%) Open Source
11 4 (9.52%) Scala
11 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 4 (9.52%) Coaching
11 4 (9.52%) Change Control
11 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
11 4 (9.52%) Multimedia
12 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) React
3 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) SDLC
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.05%) Web Development
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 6 (14.29%) Release Management
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
8 4 (9.52%) Change Control
8 4 (9.52%) Coaching
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Line Management
9 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) People Management
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) PHP
4 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.52%) Scala
6 3 (7.14%) Go
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Sophos